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Best things to do in Bradford-on-Avon

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Restaurant
“Relaxed pub/restaurant with great food, right next to the river which makes it very popular in the summer. ”
14 locals recommend
Bar
“Stylish restaurant and bar in the heart of Bradford on Avon, with excellent food and drink in a friendly relaxed atmosphere.”
14 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“It's only 7 minutes by car - parking is easy and they stock everything you could want. ”
8 locals recommend
Bar
“This is my favourite local around the corner, I pop into for Breakfast, lunch or dinner, or just a bottle of prosecco half price on a Thursday evening...fabulous garden and outside eating area. The food is a mixture of fab home cooked food with a great selection of local Beers, wines and coffee's. They even sell our outstanding local homemade fudge in bags to sneak home with. ”
9 locals recommend
Pub
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“Great breakfasts (as well as a huge range of other food), available all day. Charming spot by the weir/canal in Bradford-on-Avon.”
12 locals recommend
Establishment
“This area is great for a country walk along the River Avon and to soak up the local history alongside some great little craft shops and a café.”
10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“In 18th century building in centre of scenic Bradford-on-Avon, this is a local with good range of pub food classics and drinks.”
8 locals recommend
Café
“Bradford-On-Avon has the most wonderful Bridge Tea Rooms - great for a light lunch or even better full afternoon tea (or coffee) - Highly Recommended. ”
5 locals recommend
Bicycle Store
“You can get the train there and back if no car, walk out of station to the back of the car park take the footpath left and through the park passing the Tithe Barn along the canal turning left or road.”
6 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Italian restaurant with high-quality menu using traditional techniques and locally sources ingredients in the historic centre of Bradford-on-Avon (easy walking distance from train station). Booking a table in advance recommended, because it's very popular (even on weekday evenings).”
5 locals recommend
Train Station
“Beautiful river walks, steeped in history with artisan shopping and lovely tea rooms.”
41 locals recommend
Establishment
2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Award-winning Head Chef Marc Salmon brings a strong Mediterranean influence to his modern British cuisine. Pricey but also quite special, set in one of BoA's most iconic buildings, superb wine list.”
3 locals recommend
Park
“Worth a visit in its own right, and if you have children they will love the two parks. There is also a gift shop, and a small car park. You can walk along the river from St Margaret's Hall.”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great little restaurant in the heart of Bradford on Avon - worth booking at the weekends.”
5 locals recommend
Establishment
“This recently built venue has an ambitious and wide-ranging programme of musical events.”
3 locals recommend